What to do When Visiting Atlanta with Family

There is no better time to visit Atlanta with the family than now! Atlanta is a non-stop family playground of all things exciting, educational and entertaining. Its diverse atmosphere makes it easy to customize your Atlanta experiences making every memory count. There is something for everyone in the family. All you need to get started are a few suggestions and an Atlanta guide or two.

Atlanta Street Car Transportation, Atlanta

Need transportation to see it all? Get your Atlanta day started with a nice, relaxing trip aboard the Atlanta Street Car transporter – Atlanta’s easy way to see the city by air-conditioned rail. Large windows view lots of stop options that connect from Martin Luther Jr. National Historic Site on the east side to the Centennial Olympic Park in the west.

Fares are very reasonable for one-way rides. Kids 46″ and under ride free with an adult. Handicapped accommodations make travel light and breezy for those in need of wheelchair accessibility. Call 404-848-5000 for assistance and the latest schedule updates.

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta

Getting the family together to enjoy the performing arts offers one magical experience after another. Musical concerts, Broadway shows, and theatrical performances bring families closer together under one roof. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre also accommodates incredible weddings, proms, graduations, corporate events and more.

Cobb Energy’s versatile day or night venue includes spectacular specialty shops that are perfect for shopping for favorite souvenirs, personal gifts and more. Cobb Energy Gift cards are available to apply toward any Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre purchase.

Inman Park Food Tour, Inman Park, Atlanta

Enjoy a ton of 180 acres worth of history and delicious foods where regional cuisine, local tastiness and that warm feeling of home is right under your nose. Inman Park is Atlanta’s first suburb since its founding in 1890 and continues to thrive to this day. Appreciate that old-fashioned feel of gorgeous Victorian mansions, tree-lined streets and lots of great strolling appeal. Take in all of the sights and sounds as Your Food Tours Atlanta guide casually introduces Inman Park’s six favorite flavors-in-wait.

This unique tour departs from the One Eared Stag at 11:00 a.m. and floats through Inman Park’s impressive collection of fine, southern cuisine and allure for an unforgettable 3-1/2 hour tour starting at $75. Location: from Freedom Parkway to Krog Street to Dekalb Avenue and slightly beyond.

Legoland Discovery Center, 3500 Peachtree Road Northeast, Atlanta

If the name doesn’t give this super cool, kid-friendly location away, nothing will! Kids love Legoland Discovery Center because they can be kids. Watch the smiles stay glued to their faces as they create their own designs, ride the Lego-themed coaster, see popular landmarks designed from Legos and so much more.

Adults are always included in Legoland fun. Legoland Discovery Center also has adult night visitations where the grown-ups can totally turn into kids again. Tickets start just under $25 for all the Legoland-fun you can handle.